1. Jayzandra

    Jayzandra Chillin' With My Peeps

    I regularly put DE in their dust bathing spots, but every time I do, they move to a different spot. They do not like the DE. I have close to 80 birds and their run is huge. I put some DE in all the nest boxes too.
    But now they have lice.
    How can I get them to dust bathed in the DE? Do I need to put the DE throughout the entire run? I'll need at least 4 or 5 bags for that. It's getting ready to rain the next few days, so it will have to wait.
     
  2. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General Premium Member Project Manager

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    Dust all of them with a permethrin dust, or treat them with ivermectin.

    -Kathy
     

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